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ABOUNT MENTAL ILLNESS:  GET THE FACTS! HELP DISPEL THE MYTHS! MAKE A DIFFERENCE! STEP UP - SPEAK OUT!


WHAT IS MEANT BY RECOVERY?

 

SAMHSA & RECOVERY
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THROUGH THE RECOVERY SUPPORT STRATEGIC INITIATIVE, SAMHSA HAS OUTLINED FOUR MAJOR DIMENSIONS THAT SUPPORT A LIFE IN RECOVERY.

These points and more are tools we use in our weekly Peer support group that meets every Thursday at the Gay Street United Methodist Church, North Gay and Chestnut Streets, Mount Vernon, Ohio. All are welcome to join in ... free, confidential.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES OF RECOVERY: The belief that recovery is real provides the essential and motivating message of a better future. . .


  • Recovery is person-driven
  • Recovery occurs via many pathways
  • Recovery is holistic
  • Recovery is supported by peers and allies
  • Recovery is supported through relationship and social networks
  • Recovery is culturally-based and influenced
  • Recovery is supported by addressing trauma
  • Recovery involves individual, family, and community strengths and responsibility
  • Recovery is based on respect

NAMI Family to Family is a NREPP/SAMSHA Rated Evidenced-Based Program.

Visit - www.nrepp.samsha.gov/ProgramProfile,aspxid-217 to see this rating.

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